Senior Software Architect @ ORBCOMM

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Industry Leading

This opportunity will provide you with the experience of being at the leading edge of some of the most exciting work in the IoT and M2M space

Unique Role

This role will afford you the opportunity to work directly with and develop a variety of complex technologies

Pivotal Role

Shape and deliver a cutting-edge SaaS platform that meets the needs of customers to drive innovation and ensure the success of the company’s platform

Senior Software Architect @ ORBCOMM

Company: ORBCOMM

Position: Senior Software Architect

ORBCOMM is a pioneer in IoT technology, empowering customers with insight to make data-driven decisions that help them optimize their operations, maximize profitability and build amore sustainable future. With 30 years of experience and the most comprehensive solutionportfolio in the industry, ORBCOMM has the ability to provide holistic solutions to clients acrossmultiple industries and operates in markets all around the globe. They provide solutions thatremotely track, monitor, and control fixed and mobile assets, used to deliver increased visibilityand operational efficiency to a diverse customer base including premier OEMs, solutionscustomers and channel partners spanning transportation, supply chain, warehousing andinventory, heavy equipment, maritime, natural resources, and government.

Skills & Experience


Software architect or engineer with proven experience leading the design and development of scalable and secure Cloud-based SaaS platforms


Strong grasp of principles and best practices for front-end web application architecture, design patterns and development


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or any other related field, and will ideally have a Master’s degree

Technically Strong

Your comprehension of distributed systems, microservices architecture and event-driven architecture is superior

Software Expertise

Strong background utilizing cloud tools, and demonstrated experience in designing and building distributed software systems, including defining data structures and designing APIs


Highly proficient in performance tuning and optimization techniques for database systems and big data processing and understand relational and non-relational data storage technologies

Summary of the Role

Reporting to the head of SaaS platform development, the Senior Software Architect will be responsible for designing and overseeing the development of ORBCOMM’s SaaS platform, ensuring its scalability, reliability, security and performance requirements. In this role, you will lead the development team in designing and implementing the platform’s infrastructure, utilizing various bleeding edge technologies. You will be expected to be an expert at your craft, staying up to date with emerging technologies, trends and best practices in SaaS architecture so that you can incorporate them into your designs.

Your technical guidance and mentorship to development teams will be critical. Through your consultation with stakeholders, you will ensure the timely and accurate identification and resolution of performance issues to effectively optimize the platform’s performance. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to collect and analyze business requirements in order to translate them into technical specifications. You will also work closely with the UI/UX and DevOps teams to ensure the successful deployment of technologies. 

In this role, you will be stepping in to both complete current assignments and kickstart new projects, playing an influential role in making all products holistic to the market that ORBCOMM serves. Additionally, you will be provided the opportunity to modernize and standardize the current tech stacks in order to be the most efficient and effective. 

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